Markus Ferrett-Paine

I am One half of the greatest duo's around called " The Ferretts " of which Nansy Ferrett Paine completes the circle.

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What is music to you? What does it give you?

Train of thought.. peace... expression... emotions.. Therapy. and most of all meditation.

What is your music dream?

to be remembered for 1 song that made everyone happy.

If you could change the world - what would you start with?

Its Leaders.

Which is the most memorable song from your childhood?

peter and the wolf. ( Connery london philh version)

Who are your favorite musical artists or bands?

Paul Simon, The Stranglers, Hawkwind, The Ozric Tentacles, Shpongle, Simon Posford, Kate Rusby, go go penguin, Spiralmaze, Sufjan Stevens, Keith Moon, Pink Floyd, Cream, Hendrix.

What inspires you to make music?

Silence.

What is the message you want to send with your music?

NO MORE WARS. NO MORE CAPITALISM . NO MORE PSYCHOPATHIC POLITICIANS. UNITY. PEACE AND LOVE.

How do you feel when you perform in front of an audience?

shit myself i do.

How do you see the musicians’ reality nowadays? What could be improved?

mersenary. The UK doesnt think music is a respectable enough a trade to pay fair wages.

What do you think of Drooble?

it ok.. its got a few flaws.

What frustrates you most as a musician?

Venue Owners.

Do you support your local scene as a fan? How?

We book the artists for 3 venues.

What qualities should a musician nowadays have in order to get their music heard by a larger audience?

uniqueness... A style of confidence.. and flow.. to look more at home at what they do than anyone else.

Share some awesome artists that we’ve never heard of.

shpongle, tripswitch, younger brother ( vaccine ), sufjan stevens, astralasia, csomemouse, Shom, The Ferretts,